Creator

Date Original

1918 February 19

Description

Council of Defense registration card for Mrs. Elizabeth E. Stevenson, a woman registering World War I work. Information on the cards include name, age, address, marital status, country of birth, color, time pledged for service, occupation, education, referenses and physical health. The card also includes information about what kind of work each woman was qualified for.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Women's Committee of the Council of National Defense was an advisory committee established during World War I to coordinate women's war efforts.

Transcription

Name in full: Stevenson, Elizabeth E. (Mrs.)
Address: Van Buren Ark RFD1
Age: 88; Married or single: Widow
Color or race: White; Country of birth: U.S.A.
Citizen by birth: U.S.A.
Service offered (specify whether volunteer, expeneses only, or paid): V
Time pledged for service: Spare time
Education
Grammar: Yes
Source: H.Q. Crawford Co. Council of Defense
Health: fairly good
Hearing: Bad
Registrar's name: Bess Stevenson
Address in full: Van Buren Ark RFD1
Date registered: Feb. 19, 1918
Fee: .10

Physical Description

Card, 8" x 5.25"

Keywords

Women; War; War work

Contributor

Women's Organizations, State Council of Defense, Arkansas; Crawford County Council of Defense

Geographical Area

Crawford County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000490, Stevenson, Elizabeth E. (Mrs.)

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Arkansas State Council of Defense records, MS.000490

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Council of Defense Registration cards: Stevenson, Elizabeth E. (Mrs.), Arkansas State Council of Defense records, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

Disciplines

United States History | Women's History

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